BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Golden Empire Transit said it will offer free rides on Monday due to poor air quality.

In a release, GET Bus said the Air Quality Index would be 152 on Monday, Dec. 19. An AQI reading of over 150 is considered unhealthy for the general population.

The free rides are available on GET fixed routes and On-Demand Paratransit. Fares are required for On-Demand Microtransit service, GET Bus said.

It’s the second consecutive day GET Bus announced free rides would be available to transit riders because of poor air quality.